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Links for Learning

Below is a comprehensive list of recommended websites for home learning.  Please check back regularly – the list will be updated as new resources are released!

All websites are free, but some may require you to set up an account.

The list has been organised by subject.

ALL SUBJECTS

BBC TEACH – this website has resources for all ages.  Content is divided into Key Stages, and there are interactive videos covering all areas of the curriculum!

ENGLISH

www.youngwriters.co.uk/competitions – use this link to find free resources, writing tips and where to upload your entries to the competitions

www.rsc.org.uk/news/watch-rsc-shows-from-home – the Royal Shakespeare Company are offering a free month of marquee TV which streams live recordings of Shakespeare plays!

www.rsc.org.uk/shakespeare-learning-zone – the RSC also offers free resources for home learning

www.phonicsplay.co.uk – activities are free during school closure. The best games for practicing blending skills are ‘Reading Robot’, ‘Buried Treasure’, ‘Dragon’s Den’ and ‘Picnic on Pluto’.

www.oxfordowl.co.uk – advice, support and facts about supporting your child. Free books to read online! · www.oxfordowl.co.uk/home/reading-owl/expert-help/phonics-made-easy demonstrates how to pronounce each sound accurately.

www.letters-and-sounds.com – activities to support phonic skills

www.ruthmiskin.com/en/parents

www.tes.co.uk – practice reading comprehension papers

www.topmarks.co.uk – a range of activities and games

www.phonicsbloom.com

www.authorfy.com/10minutechallenges – daily dose of creativity and fun, check out our ’10 Minute Challenges’, set by bestselling authors and illustrators – we add a new challenge to this page every single day!

www.weareteachers.com/virtual-author-activities – activities and readings by authors

https://clpe.org.uk/poetryline – poems and videos of performances. Pupils may be inspired to write their own based on some of their favourites.

www.clpe.org.uk/powerofpictures – illustrators reading their texts, with some showing how to illustrate their most famous characters!

www.oliverjeffers.com – explore the amazing world of Oliver Jeffers’ popular stories and incredible illustrations!

MATHS

www.nrich.maths.org – many activities and games to support maths, particularly problem solving

www.whiterosemaths.com – range of maths activities and to provide free online resources

www.tes.com/teaching-resources – a range of resources for a range of subjects

www.ttrockstars.com – practice your timetables with Times Tables Rockstars!

www.corbettmathsprimary.com/5-a-day – maths activities

www.topmarks.co.uk – for range of activities and games

www.mathszone.co.uk – online games & activities

www.ictgames.com – maths games for all ages

www.themathsfactor.com – Carol Vorderman is offering free access to teaching via her website

HEALTH & WELLBEING

https://www.coramlifeeducation.org.uk/harolds-daily-diary – Harold’s Daily Diary

www.gonoodle.com/categories/breathe – practice mindfulness & meditation activities

www.yourschoolgames.com/sgo/bishop-challoner – Our School Games Organiser has created this link with a range of different active ideas!

www.pe-coordinator.co.uk/home-fitness – physical challenges to complete at your own pace

www.youthsporttrust.org – a range of resources to encourage children to stay active

www.nspcc.org.uk– learn about Pants: The Underwear Rule

COMPUTING

www.code.org/dance – code a dance party with popular music!

www.code.org/minecraft – learn to code with this fun Minecraft theme

www.lightbot.com/flash.html

www.studio.code.org/s/frozen/stage/1/puzzle/1 – learn to code with Anna & Elsa

www.scratch.mit.edu – creative stories, games & animations

www.codecombat.com

GEOGRAPHY

www.geography.org.uk/teaching-resources/early-years-and-primary-resources

www.dfsresources.edina.ac.uk/resources/subject/primary-87

www.parallel.co.uk/os-openmap-cyo/#14.28/52.43949/-1.89513 – find an ordnance survey map of your local area and print to create a colouring page

HISTORY

www.history.org.uk/primary – Historical Association – register to access content for free

www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/history – take a trip through time with the Nat Geo history resources

www.dkfindout.com/us

www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/history– audio & video clips supported by teacher notes

www.naturalhistory.si.edu/visit/virtual-tour – take a virtual tour of the Museum of Natural History!

SCIENCE

www.oh.larc.nasa.gov/oh – take a virtual tour of the NASA Langley Research Centre!

www.learning-resources.sciencemuseum.org.uk – Science Museum learning resources

www.stem.org.uk/primary-science – a wide range of topics with resources arranged by year group

ART

www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/school-year/subject-guides/art-and-design-at-primary-school/ – the Oxford Owl website lists lots of ideas for activities

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z8tnvcw – BBC Bitesize offers resources for every Key Stage

MUSIC

www.servicesforeducation.co.uk/blog/advice-for-parents/primary-music-resources/ –
8 free primary school music resources for parents and children

www.sfeonline.co.uk – The Music Service has created this website, which has 350 tutorials for pupils to access.
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FOREST SCHOOL

www.rspb.org.uk/get-involved/activities/give-nature-a-home-in-your-garden – learn about wildlife and try some of the activities in your garden!

www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/blog/2020/03/nature-detectives – nature activities to try at home

www.facebook.com/groups/2947052738685771/ – ideas to encourage outdoor play and learning

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize – for videos on a range of topics

www.bbc.co.uk/newsround – news & current events

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